Scripting Wife Comments on Beginner Event 6

Summary: The Scripting Wife reveals her impressions of 2013 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6. Well, this event was tough, but I would not want to do it without having Windows Server 2012 because there are lots of cool functions to help with this task. What I did was go through the requirements one at a time,…


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 6

Summary: Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Dr. Scripto needs to configure virtual core servers and join them to the domain.  Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today is the revealing of the final event for the 2013 Scripting Games. I hope you have learned tons from this year’s games and had fun too. Remember that…


2013 Scripting Games: Beginner Event 6

Summary: Scripting Games Beginner Event 6: Dr. Scripto needs to join core servers to the domain and rename them. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today is the revealing of the final event for the 2013 Scripting Games. I hope you have learned tons from this year’s games and had fun too. Remember that you need…


Expert Commentary: 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6

Summary: Microsoft Windows PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Sean Kearney is the expert commentator for Beginner Event 6. Sean “The Kraken” Kearney is an infrastructure support analyst, Microsoft MVP in Windows PowerShell, and member of the Springboard Technical Experts Program. He…


Expert Commentary: 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6

Summary: Microsoft senior software engineer on the Windows PowerShell team, Lee Holmes, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Lee Holmes is the expert commentator for Advanced Event 6. Lee is a senior software engineer on the Microsoft Windows PowerShell team, and he has been…


Scripting Wife Tips for 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6

Summary: The Scripting Wife provides tips and hints for the 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6. These past couple of days, Ed has been tied up, so I have free reign of the house. This means I have a lot of projects I want to complete. For some reason, when he is around, it seems…

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2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6: Compute Uptime for Local Computer

  Summary: In Beginner Event 6, you are required to compute the uptime for the local computer. About this event Division Beginner Date of Event 4/9/2012 12:01 AM Due Date 4/16/2012 12:01 AM  Event scenario You are the main network administrator for a small company. As such, your duties consist of a variety of functions,…


2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Compute Uptime for Multiple Servers

  Summary: In Advanced Event 6, you are required to compute the uptime for multiple servers. About this event Division Advanced Date of Event 4/9/2012 12:01 AM Due Date 4/16/2012 12:01 AM Event scenario You are the server lead for a medium-sized enterprise, and your boss has tasked you with computing the uptime of all…


Expert Solution for 2011 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Use PowerShell to Get Twitter IDs from a Web Page

Summary: Microsoft Windows PowerShell senior software engineer, Lee Holmes, solves 2011 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6 and gets Twitter IDs from a web page. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, here. Today we have Lee Holmes as our expert commentator for Advanced Event 6. Lee Holmes is a senior software engineer on the Microsoft Windows PowerShell…

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Expert Solution for 2011 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6: Parse the Windows Update Log for Errors with PowerShell

Summary: Microsoft MVP, Sean Kearney, uses Windows PowerShell to solve 2011 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6 and parse the Windows update log for errors. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, here. Today we have Sean Kearney to provide his solution for Beginner Event 6. Sean Kearney is an infrastructure support analyst and Microsoft MVP in Window…

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